Foul Play
Foul Play VIII.png
イカサマ Trickery
Generation: V
Battle Data
Type: Type Dark.gif
Category Physical
Power: 95
Accuracy: 100%
PP: 15*
Affects: Selected target
Secondary Effect: None
Priority: 0
Contact: Yes
Affected by
Magic Coat: No
Magic Bounce: No
Bright Powder: Yes
Protect/Detect: Yes
Snatch: No
Mirror Move: Yes
King's Rock: Yes
Contest Data
Contest Spectaculars (ORAS)
Type: Clever
Appeal:
Jam:

Foul Play (イカサマ Trickery) is a Dark-type move introduced in Generation V. It is the Dark-type version of Play Rough.

Description

Games Description
BWB2W2 The user turns the target's power against it. The higher the target's Attack stat, the greater the damage.
XYORAS
SMUSUMPE
The user turns the target's power against it. The higher the target's Attack stat, the greater the move's power.
SWSH The user turns the target's power against it. The higher the target's Attack stat, the greater the damage it deals.

Effect

Foul Play deals damage. The damage dealt is calculated from the target's Attack stat instead of the user's.

Learnset

By leveling up

Pokémon Type Egg groups Level
V VI VII VIII
198.png Murkrow dark/flying Flying 45 45 45
228.png Houndour dark/fire Field 40 40 40
229.png Houndoom dark/fire Field 45 45 45
302.png Sableye dark/ghost Human-Like 50 50XY
41ORAS
41 48
430.png Honchkrow dark/flying Flying 45 45 45
551.png Sandile ground/dark Field 37 37 37 33
552.png Krokorok ground/dark Field 40 40 40 35
553.png Krookodile ground/dark Field 42 42 42 35
570.png Zorua dark Field 29 29 29 48
571.png Zoroark dark Field 29 29 29 58
686.png Inkay dark/psychic Water 1/Water 2 8 8 33
687.png Malamar dark/psychic Water 1/Water 2 8 8 37
707.png Klefki steel/fairy Mineral 27 27 48
717.png Yveltal dark/flying Undiscovered 51 51 60
765.png Oranguru normal/psychic Field 36 55
827.png Nickit dark Field 36
828.png Thievul dark Field 46
859.png Impidimp dark/fairy Fairy/Human-Like 44
860.png Morgrem dark/fairy Fairy/Human-Like 52
861.png Grimmsnarl dark/fairy Fairy/Human-Like 56
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

By TM/TR

Pokémon Type Egg groups Machine
V VI VII VIII
037.png Vulpix fire Field TM21PE TR81
037A.png Vulpix ice Field TM21PE TR81
038.png Ninetales fire Field TM21PE TR81
038A.png Ninetales ice/fairy Field TM21PE TR81
052.png Meowth normal Field TM21PE TR81
052A.png Meowth dark Field TM21PE TR81
052B.png Meowth steel Field TR81
053.png Persian normal Field TM21PE TR81
053A.png Persian dark Field TM21PE TR81
063.png Abra psychic Human-Like TM21PE TR81
064.png Kadabra psychic Human-Like TM21PE TR81
065.png Alakazam psychic Human-Like TM21PE TR81
079.png Slowpoke water/psychic Monster/Water 1 TM21PE TR81
079A.png Slowpoke psychic Monster/Water 1 TR81
080.png Slowbro water/psychic Monster/Water 1 TM21PE TR81
080A.png Slowbro poison/psychic Monster/Water 1 TR81
089A.png Muk poison/dark Amorphous TM21PE
092.png Gastly ghost/poison Amorphous TM21PE TR81
093.png Haunter ghost/poison Amorphous TM21PE TR81
094.png Gengar ghost/poison Amorphous TM21PE TR81
096.png Drowzee psychic Human-Like TM21PE
097.png Hypno psychic Human-Like TM21PE
100.png Voltorb electric Mineral TM21PE
101.png Electrode electric Mineral TM21PE
122.png Mr. Mime psychic/fairy Human-Like TM21PE TR81
122A.png Mr. Mime ice/psychic Human-Like TR81
137.png Porygon normal Mineral TM21PE TR81
146A.png Moltres dark/flying Undiscovered TR81
150.png Mewtwo psychic Undiscovered TM21PE TR81
151.png Mew psychic Undiscovered TM21PE TR81
178.png Xatu psychic/flying Flying TR81
185.png Sudowoodo rock Mineral TR81
197.png Umbreon dark Field TR81
199.png Slowking water/psychic Monster/Water 1 TR81
199A.png Slowking poison/psychic Monster/Water 1 TR81
215.png Sneasel dark/ice Field TR81
233.png Porygon2 normal Mineral TR81
248.png Tyranitar rock/dark Monster TR81
273.png Seedot grass Field/Grass TR81
274.png Nuzleaf grass/dark Field/Grass TR81
275.png Shiftry grass/dark Field/Grass TR81
302.png Sableye dark/ghost Human-Like TR81
303.png Mawile steel/fairy Field/Fairy TR81
359.png Absol dark Field TR81
434.png Stunky poison/dark Field TR81
435.png Skuntank poison/dark Field TR81
438.png Bonsly rock Undiscovered TR81
442.png Spiritomb ghost/dark Amorphous TR81
453.png Croagunk poison/fighting Human-Like TR81
454.png Toxicroak poison/fighting Human-Like TR81
461.png Weavile dark/ice Field TR81
474.png Porygon-Z normal Mineral TR81
479.png Rotom electric/ghost Amorphous TR81
480.png Uxie psychic Undiscovered TR81
509.png Purrloin dark Field TR81
510.png Liepard dark Field TR81
551.png Sandile ground/dark Field TR81
552.png Krokorok ground/dark Field TR81
553.png Krookodile ground/dark Field TR81
559.png Scraggy dark/fighting Field/Dragon TR81
560.png Scrafty dark/fighting Field/Dragon TR81
570.png Zorua dark Field TR81
571.png Zoroark dark Field TR81
574.png Gothita psychic Human-Like TR81
575.png Gothorita psychic Human-Like TR81
576.png Gothitelle psychic Human-Like TR81
590.png Foongus grass/poison Grass TR81
591.png Amoonguss grass/poison Grass TR81
618.png Stunfisk ground/electric Water 1/Amorphous TR81
618A.png Stunfisk ground/steel Water 1/Amorphous TR81
624.png Pawniard dark/steel Human-Like TR81
625.png Bisharp dark/steel Human-Like TR81
629.png Vullaby dark/flying Flying TR81
630.png Mandibuzz dark/flying Flying TR81
641.png Tornadus flying Undiscovered TR81
642.png Thundurus electric/flying Undiscovered TR81
660.png Diggersby normal/ground Field TR81
674.png Pancham fighting Field/Human-Like TR81
675.png Pangoro fighting/dark Field/Human-Like TR81
686.png Inkay dark/psychic Water 1/Water 2 TR81
687.png Malamar dark/psychic Water 1/Water 2 TR81
707.png Klefki steel/fairy Mineral TR81
708.png Phantump ghost/grass Grass/Amorphous TR81
709.png Trevenant ghost/grass Grass/Amorphous TR81
710.png Pumpkaboo ghost/grass Amorphous TR81
711.png Gourgeist ghost/grass Amorphous TR81
717.png Yveltal dark/flying Undiscovered TR81
757.png Salandit poison/fire Monster/Dragon TR81
758.png Salazzle poison/fire Monster/Dragon TR81
765.png Oranguru normal/psychic Field TR81
795.png Pheromosa bug/fighting Undiscovered TR81
802.png Marshadow fighting/ghost Undiscovered TR81
806.png Blacephalon fire/ghost Undiscovered TR81
827.png Nickit dark Field TR81
828.png Thievul dark Field TR81
854.png Sinistea ghost Mineral/Amorphous TR81
855.png Polteageist ghost Mineral/Amorphous TR81
859.png Impidimp dark/fairy Fairy/Human-Like TR81
860.png Morgrem dark/fairy Fairy/Human-Like TR81
861.png Grimmsnarl dark/fairy Fairy/Human-Like TR81
863.png Perrserker steel Field TR81
866.png Mr. Rime ice/psychic Human-Like TR81
877.png Morpeko electric/dark Field TR81
884.png Duraludon steel/dragon Mineral/Dragon TR81
892.png Urshifu fighting/dark Undiscovered TR81
897.png Spectrier ghost Undiscovered TR81
898S.png Calyrex psychic/ghost Undiscovered TR81
Bold indicates this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.

By breeding

By Move Tutor

Pokémon Type Egg groups Games
037.png Vulpix fire Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
037A.png Vulpix ice Field USUM
038.png Ninetales fire Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
038A.png Ninetales ice/fairy Field USUM
052.png Meowth normal Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
052A.png Meowth dark Field USUM
053.png Persian normal Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
053A.png Persian dark Field USUM
063.png Abra psychic Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
064.png Kadabra psychic Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
065.png Alakazam psychic Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
080.png Slowbro water/psychic Monster/Water 1 B2W2
ORAS
USUM
092.png Gastly ghost/poison Amorphous B2W2
ORAS
USUM
093.png Haunter ghost/poison Amorphous B2W2
ORAS
USUM
094.png Gengar ghost/poison Amorphous B2W2
ORAS
USUM
096.png Drowzee psychic Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
097.png Hypno psychic Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
100.png Voltorb electric Mineral B2W2
ORAS
USUM
101.png Electrode electric Mineral B2W2
ORAS
USUM
122.png Mr. Mime psychic/fairy Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
137.png Porygon normal Mineral B2W2
ORAS
USUM
150.png Mewtwo psychic Undiscovered B2W2
ORAS
USUM
151.png Mew psychic Undiscovered B2W2
ORAS
USUM
167.png Spinarak bug/poison Bug B2W2
ORAS
USUM
168.png Ariados bug/poison Bug B2W2
ORAS
USUM
178.png Xatu psychic/flying Flying B2W2
ORAS
USUM
185.png Sudowoodo rock Mineral B2W2
ORAS
USUM
190.png Aipom normal Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
197.png Umbreon dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
198.png Murkrow dark/flying Flying B2W2
ORAS
USUM
199.png Slowking water/psychic Monster/Water 1 B2W2
ORAS
USUM
200.png Misdreavus ghost Amorphous B2W2
ORAS
USUM
203.png Girafarig normal/psychic Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
215.png Sneasel dark/ice Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
228.png Houndour dark/fire Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
229.png Houndoom dark/fire Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
233.png Porygon2 normal Mineral B2W2
ORAS
USUM
248.png Tyranitar rock/dark Monster B2W2
ORAS
USUM
261.png Poochyena dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
262.png Mightyena dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
273.png Seedot grass Field/Grass B2W2
ORAS
USUM
274.png Nuzleaf grass/dark Field/Grass B2W2
ORAS
USUM
275.png Shiftry grass/dark Field/Grass B2W2
ORAS
USUM
302.png Sableye dark/ghost Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
303.png Mawile steel/fairy Field/Fairy B2W2
ORAS
USUM
332.png Cacturne grass/dark Grass/Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
352.png Kecleon normal Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
353.png Shuppet ghost Amorphous B2W2
ORAS
USUM
354.png Banette ghost Amorphous B2W2
ORAS
USUM
359.png Absol dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
424.png Ambipom normal Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
429.png Mismagius ghost Amorphous B2W2
ORAS
USUM
430.png Honchkrow dark/flying Flying B2W2
ORAS
USUM
431.png Glameow normal Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
432.png Purugly normal Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
434.png Stunky poison/dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
435.png Skuntank poison/dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
438.png Bonsly rock Undiscovered B2W2
ORAS
USUM
442.png Spiritomb ghost/dark Amorphous B2W2
ORAS
USUM
453.png Croagunk poison/fighting Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
454.png Toxicroak poison/fighting Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
461.png Weavile dark/ice Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
474.png Porygon-Z normal Mineral B2W2
ORAS
USUM
479.png Rotom electric/ghost Amorphous B2W2
ORAS
USUM
480.png Uxie psychic Undiscovered B2W2
ORAS
USUM
491.png Darkrai dark Undiscovered B2W2
ORAS
USUM
509.png Purrloin dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
510.png Liepard dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
551.png Sandile ground/dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
552.png Krokorok ground/dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
553.png Krookodile ground/dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
559.png Scraggy dark/fighting Field/Dragon B2W2
ORAS
USUM
560.png Scrafty dark/fighting Field/Dragon B2W2
ORAS
USUM
570.png Zorua dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
571.png Zoroark dark Field B2W2
ORAS
USUM
574.png Gothita psychic Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
575.png Gothorita psychic Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
576.png Gothitelle psychic Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
590.png Foongus grass/poison Grass B2W2
ORAS
USUM
591.png Amoonguss grass/poison Grass B2W2
ORAS
USUM
618.png Stunfisk ground/electric Water 1/Amorphous B2W2
ORAS
USUM
624.png Pawniard dark/steel Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
625.png Bisharp dark/steel Human-Like B2W2
ORAS
USUM
629.png Vullaby dark/flying Flying B2W2
ORAS
USUM
630.png Mandibuzz dark/flying Flying B2W2
ORAS
USUM
641.png Tornadus flying Undiscovered B2W2
ORAS
USUM
642.png Thundurus electric/flying Undiscovered B2W2
ORAS
USUM
653.png Fennekin fire Field ORAS
USUM
654.png Braixen fire Field ORAS
USUM
655.png Delphox fire/psychic Field ORAS
USUM
660.png Diggersby normal/ground Field ORAS
USUM
674.png Pancham fighting Field/Human-Like ORAS
USUM
675.png Pangoro fighting/dark Field/Human-Like ORAS
USUM
686.png Inkay dark/psychic Water 1/Water 2 ORAS
USUM
687.png Malamar dark/psychic Water 1/Water 2 ORAS
USUM
707.png Klefki steel/fairy Mineral ORAS
USUM
708.png Phantump ghost/grass Grass/Amorphous ORAS
USUM
709.png Trevenant ghost/grass Grass/Amorphous ORAS
USUM
710.png Pumpkaboo ghost/grass Amorphous ORAS
USUM
711.png Gourgeist ghost/grass Amorphous ORAS
USUM
717.png Yveltal dark/flying Undiscovered ORAS
USUM
720.png Hoopa psychic/ghost Undiscovered ORAS
USUM
720U.png Hoopa psychic/dark Undiscovered ORAS
USUM
745Mn.png Lycanroc rock Field USUM
757.png Salandit poison/fire Monster/Dragon USUM
758.png Salazzle poison/fire Monster/Dragon USUM
765.png Oranguru normal/psychic Field USUM
793.png Nihilego rock/poison Undiscovered USUM
795.png Pheromosa bug/fighting Undiscovered USUM
802.png Marshadow fighting/ghost Undiscovered USUM
806.png Blacephalon fire/ghost Undiscovered USUM
Bold indicates that this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.
Italic indicates that an evolved or alternate form of this Pokémon receives STAB from this move.


Special move

Generation V

By event

Generation V

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